CBSE PSA is objective Test, having Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs). Thus it will also help students get an idea of how to deal with various other competitive examinations. It will be compulsory for all students of Classes IX and Class XI. It will comprise of 60 items of MCQ type and will carry 60 marks.
Date of Examination: To be announced..
The assessment in language will contain items that will assess grammar, usage, vocabulary in context and passage-completion.
CBSE PSA Syllabus
CBSE has not declared any specific syllabus for the PSA Exam. However they have broadly outlined the three key domains on which the questions are based.
Click Here for CBSE PSA Syllabus for Class IX & XI
The items will be prepared in Hindi as well as English.
PSA score will be counted towards FA4 which is 10% of total assessments for class-IX. This score will be reflected equally in one language (English or Hindi), Mathematics, Science and Social Science. Class-XI students will be issued a separate certificate for the same.
All those students of classes X and XII (who appeared in PSA while studying in classes IX and XI during the previous session) who wish to improve in PSA may be allowed to do so. Related information may be indicated clearly at the time of submission of the List of Candidates for annual examination.
CBSE PSA Sample Papers
CBSE Problem Solving Assessment (PSA) is very important for students as its score will reflect in their final result. The key to mark a good success in this exam is the Practice. Sample Question Papers for CBSE PSA will serve the purpose of practice for PSA Exam.
Click Here for CBSE PSA Sample Papers for Class 9
Click Here for CBSE PSA Sample Papers for Class 11
CBSE PSA Question Papers are also available for Class 9 and Class 11. Click Here to download PSA Previous year Papers.